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2016 Education Technology Conference — FETC Events

2016 Education Technology Conference — FETC Events
FETC 2016 Education Technology Conference Discover the future of education technology at FETC 2016. For more than three decades the most dynamic and creative minds in the learning landscape—educators, administrators, district-level leaders, state and national policy leaders—have converged at FETC to take part in this exchange of ideas and techniques for the continuing pursuit of excellence. Explore the integration of technology across the curriculum, from pre-kindergarten to college through hands-on exposure to technological tools and best practices. Be inspired by education technology implementations in compelling sessions, workshops and events for education professionals, industry leaders and policy practitioners committed to the future of teaching and learning. Register today to be part of the passionate and engaged audience of education stakeholders at FETC 2016 in Orlando! Related:  ConferencesEducational TechnologyConferences, webinars, workshops

IDEC@INTERNET - IDEC@EUDEC 2016, June 6th - 10th IDEC@EUDEC 2016, June 6th – 10th IDEC@EUDEC 2016, We Are The School, is the 24th IDEC, but it is the first one with significant online components. We’re organizing an immersive online experience for anyone who cannot make it to the conference, but still wants to participate in some way and for all the conference participants to prepare for the conference and to discuss topics afterwards. We will organize several online events The first event was on 27th Feb 2016, an online Open Space event. The second event on 2nd April between 12 AM – 5 PM will be directed at Finnish teachers with the theme “Participation in Schools”. The online events will be in Adobe Connect, Skype and TeamSpeak. We will gladly receive feedback about these events.

Listening Practicing Effective Questioning There are many ways to ask a question and some ways are better than others. Thinking about the types of questions that could be asked or even preparing specific questions prior to teaching a lesson will often lead to more effective classroom discussions. It is important to think of thoughtful questions that encourage students to think critically about the concept being learned. In order to be successful at effectively questioning students, teachers must be aware of the type of questions they are directing to the students and use effective questioning practices. Suggestions for Effective Questioning Below is a list different types of questions. Ask students to seek out the evidence: What kind of evidence did you find? Learning is an active process.

Workshops for Educators - Technology in Education Experience the innovative technology in education found at the Google Teacher Academy. The CUE Google Workshop for Educators is now available to any educational institution. Incorporating web-based technology in education has never been easier. Now from only $120 per teacher per day* Brought to you by CUE, the producers of the Google Teacher Academy, the nationally acclaimed Google Workshop for Educators (GWE) introduces participants to innovative ways the Google Suite for Education can be leveraged in education. Full Screen Map A Google Workshop for Administrators is now available as well. CUE's Google Education Trainer Workshop is also now available.  Testimonials Google Workshop for Educator evaluation resultsareoverwhelmingpositive, and the comments participants leave speak volumes about the quality of the experience. This is the most valuable workshop I have attended in the last 5 years. This workshop was fabulous. There were so many aspects of Google that I hadn't been aware of.

ICHE London 2017: 19th International Conference on Higher Education Conference Code: 17UK05ICHE Conference Aims and Objectives The ICHE 2017: 19th International Conference on Higher Education aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Higher Education. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Higher Education. Call for Contributions All honourable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Conference Proceedings All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. Special Journal Issues ICHE 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Advances in Higher Education. Important Dates

Speakers & Presenters at FETC 2015 -- FETC Events Speakers & Presenters at FETC 2015 Concurrent sessions and workshops give you the opportunity to spend quality time with nationally recognized speakers and technology leaders presenting in their areas of expertise. Known for their enthusiasm and willingness to share their knowledge on everything from emerging technologies to tried and true implementations that really work, you'll be inspired and informed by their best practices, thought leadership and actual classroom experiences. Other options to view the speaker list: View a simplified version in a new window (compatible with most browsers / mobile-devices) Print the list E-Mail us for support: Speaker listing loading, please wait...

Convention Workshops | 2017 CEC Convention & Expo Enhance your CEC 2017 professional development experience with a workshop focusing on important topics. Earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) too! CEC 2017 will offer both full-day workshops (9 a.m.-4 p.m., 6 PDHs) and half-day workshops (9 a.m.-12 p.m. or 1-4 p.m., 3 PDHs) on Wednesday, April 19 and Saturday, April 22. Convention workshops are special ticketed items and are not included as a part of a standard convention registration. Additional fees for convention workshops apply—please see the registration page for convention workshop rates. Register now! Wednesday, April 19 – Full Day – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 – Half Day – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 – Half Day – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, April 22 – Half Day – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 – Full day– 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Workshop 1 – Administrators: What You Need to Know About Special Education Wednesday, April 19, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. After completing this workshop, you will be able to:

HICE - Hawaii International Conference on Education 7 tips for teachers building collaborative, fearless PLNs 7 tips for teachers building collaborative, fearless PLNs By Randy Hansen and Nicole Zumpano March 16th, 2015 Don’t be daunted! Try these best practices for finding and collaborating with fellow educators Ed. note: Innovation In Action is a new monthly column from the International Society of Technology in Education focused on exemplary practices in education. Research indicates that nearly 50 percent of educators will leave the field within the first five years of entering a classroom. Teachers are natural collaborators. Collaboration is very much a process. Next page: 5 PLN-friendly social media sites to check out Education Virtual Events and Conferences Worth Attending Future-Ready Schools: Leaders Preparing Students for Success This year for National Principals Month, learn about a a bold effort, coordinated by the Alliance for Excellent Education, the U.S. Department of Education, and organizations like NAESP and NASSP, to maximize digital learning opportunities and help school districts prepare students for success in college, a career, and citizenship. Hosts will discuss how FRS provides districts with resources and support. This informative webinar begins on October 20, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. Back to Top 8 Great Free Webinars to Catch This Month Upcoming Unconferences Participate in free, participant-driven professional development for educators by attending an edcamp in your local area. 2016 and 2017 Conferences 2016 Schools of the Future Conference October 20 to October 21, 2016 | Honolulu, Hawaii Summer Changes Everything: National Conference on Summer Learning October 24 to October 26, 2016 | Seattle, Washington Looking for funding?